Techniques

Woodworking Sanding Guide

Every perfect woodworking project has undergone a process called - Sanding. Sanding is usually regarded as the beginning of a beautiful finish. There can be no wood stain or a bright finish on woodwork without preparing the surface of the wood by sanding. Sanding...

Woodworking – A Beginner’s Guide

Woodworking basically has to do with the preparation, joining, and fastening of wood to form objects of different shapes, sizes, and aesthetical appeal. Therefore, it is important for any individual who wants to be a professional woodworking craftsman to have a good...

Best Woodworking Skills You Need To Know

The removal of workshop classes from the secondary school curriculum is unfortunate, as these classes were not about grooming the students for trade jobs, rather, they impacted skills that may be useful throughout a lifetime regardless of one's profession. Wood shop...

Circular Saw Basics

A Circular Saw is a very useful, portable power tool that should be owned by every woodworker. Due to its portability, it can replace a table saw if you don’t have a big space, and you can use it to build woodworking projects anywhere, be it on your balcony or...

What You Need To Know About Sanding and Sanders

Sanding gives complete finishing to woodworking projects. It is tedious, time-consuming, and produces dust that messes the entire workshop, but it's necessary for all projects. In this article, I'll talk about the common sanders needed in a workshop.   Sanders   Ø ...

How To Drive a Screw Without Splitting The Wood

Screws can be driven either in a drilled pilot hole or no drilled pilot hole, depending on the screw type and the project handled. If you decide to drill a pilot hole for every screw, there is no cause for alarm. I don’t attach importance to drilling of pilot holes...

Keys To Woodworking Safety

The greatest priority in woodworking is safety. If you like jumping around in your shop, you must stop and give a full attention to the power tools when they are in operation. You’ll certainly enjoy woodworking as a safe hobby if you don’t neglect these safety...